Overnight Supervisor (Female), SCTC Caledonia

Location: Sea Cadet Training Centre (SCTC) Caledonia, MOD Caledonia, Hilton Road, Fife, KY11 2XH

Salary: c. £7.83 per hour

Contract: Permanent, Part-time, 90 days per annum with variable working hours that could average 16 hours per day

We are currently looking to recruit a dynamic and motivated Overnight Supervisor (Female) to provide overnight supervision to cadets aged 12-18 attending residential training courses at our facility in Caledonia. This role will work in conjunction with a male supervisor in support of the centre’s planned training programme.

This is a part time role, for 90 days per annum. Hours of work will be variable and will include some evening and weekend work with working hours averaging 16 hours per day.

The post holder will be responsible for discharging Marine Society and Sea Cadets’ duty of care to young people, as directed by and in support of the Commanding Officer, SCTC Caledonia.

About you

You will be experienced at working with young people including positive ways to address challenging behaviour, and you will have experience of delivering fun and safe activities for young people outside of formal training periods. You will demonstrate maturity and professionalism, and be adaptable and flexible in your approach to work. You will hold a full, clean driving licence, preferably with D1 and experience of driving a minibus. Some knowledge or experience of the Sea Cadets would be useful, but is not essential.

The successful candidate will be passionate about working with young people and want to put their skills and knowledge in to practice as part of our team.

We have an operational requirement to maintain appropriate male to female ratios of overnight supervision for our 12 to 18 year old cadets, so we are only recruiting for a female Overnight Supervisor at this time.

About us

The Marine Society & Sea Cadets (MSSC) is the nation’s largest maritime charity and the governing charity of the Sea Cadet Corps (SCC), a civilian voluntary youth organisation comprising some 400 or so volunteer Sea Cadet Units, throughout the UK.  As an employer we embrace flexible working, invest in staff training and professional development and are committed to equal opportunities for all.

The SCC offers a wide range of youth opportunities with the same enduring objective – to foster good citizenship in the community.

The centre is located within MoD CALEDONIA at Rosyth, which currently supports the build of the Royal Navy’s new aircraft carriers in addition to other accommodating other lodger units.

The training centre is open for 50 weeks of the year and offers an interesting and diverse programme of afloat and shore based training to adults and young people. The main portion of this is for Cadet training (12 to 18 year olds).

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact the Sea Cadet Training Centre, Caledonia, on 01383 858326.

Applications should consist of a CV and supporting statement. Without these documents, we will sadly be unable to consider your application.

We also request all candidates to complete an equal opportunities form (available below) and send this to us along with your application.

Please email your full application to recruitment@ms-sc.org. Alternatively, please print out and post your completed application to HR, The Marine Society and Sea Cadets, 202 Lambeth Road, London SE1 7JW.

Closing date: Midday, 27 March 2019

Interviews to follow soon after the deadline.

The successful applicants will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check and/or a PVG Disclosure Scotland check as relevant.

Overnight Supervisor (Female) Recruitment Pack

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form